Aquiraz is the thirteenth largest Brazilian city in the state of
Ceará, located on the nation's northeast coast, a popular vacation destination.
The city was founded by regal order on
February 13, 1699but was not truly installed until 1713. In the eighteenth century the Society of Jesusdid notable work in the area. Aquiraz also served as the seat-city of Cearábefore Fortaleza.
Places of interest
Notable structures include the Museu Sacro São José de Ribamar and the Igreja Matriz de São José de Ribamar.
Ana Miranda- Poet who currently resides in Aquiraz.
Frederick, Maryland[ [http://www.cityoffrederick.com/PublicInfo/PressReleases/2006/november/11%2016%20voting%20record.htm Frederick Maryland site] ]
* [http://www.aquiraz.ce.gov.br/ Aquiraz official site]
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